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Composers for hire in Cambridge

Hire a composer in Cambridge for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 256 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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£250 - £500

Singer-songwriter who's performed in many prestigious venues and been championed by Jamie Cullum, Michael Ball and Jo Whiley at BBC Radio 2.

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£100 - £300

Singer and Pianist, can play a variety of styles to suit multiple occasions!

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£200 - £350

Award winning saxophonist, clarinetist and composer who has toured in the UK and globally. BBC Introducing, CMF, PLG and LMN Artist.

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Claire is versatile cellist and string arranger living in Suffolk. Performing as a soloist and as one half of Duetto Arpeggione.

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£150 - £300

Folk singer and guitarist, Elie, has played her mix of folk and pop covers at hundreds of party's. Elie adds a fun, chilled, boho vibe.

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£100 - £380

A vocalist and pianist with Soul, style & professionalism. I have performed for T.V. & radio & backed Beverly Knight & Mica Paris.

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A passionate, expressive and sensitive classically-trained pianist based in the Hertfordshire and Essex area.

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£50 - £400

Conductor, Singer, Accompanist, Répétiteur | Raikes Consort | Choir of St John's College, Cambridge | Organist, St John's School Leatherhead

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£100 - £400

Composer. Percussionist. Drummer. Singer. -- based in Hong Kong and Cambridge, UK --

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£50 - £250

Barney is a classical trained pianist and accordionist based in Leeds as both a performer and tutor.

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"I often think in music. I live my day dreams in music. I see my life in terms of music" - Einstein

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£100 - £275

Phil Richards is a professional acoustic musician perfect for weddings, functions, bars, and virtual performances!

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£175 - £400

Available throughout the UK as a solo performer with acoustic guitar/vocals, or with three piece band (Kid At The Back) or acoustic duo.

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£75 - £250

Pop and Rock Solo acoustic or party singer and guitarist! Beatles, Take That, ABBA, Killers, Wham! Bryan Adams and many others!

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£60 - £400

Professional musician, singer and guitarist from Nottingham.

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£200 - £350

Singing Guitarist & DJ - Professional, friendly and experienced performer.

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£200 - £500

Craig is a highly In demand pianist and vocalist from cheshire. He regularly tours with Grammy winning artists. Band options available.

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£100 - £500

A professional musician based in Bristol. I work as a session guitarist, vocalist, composer and songwriter. I also play at private events.

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
7 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

Can any composer play my favourite song?

Professional composers will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that composers may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the composer's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do composers take to set up?

Your composer will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the composer prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our composers are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our composers will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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